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    Behind The Scenes In Ukraine, Ties To Putin Help Power Broker Pull Strings 
    Aug24

    Behind The Scenes In Ukraine, Ties To Putin Help Power Broker Pull Strings 

    A tycoon and power broker with close ties to Vladimir Putin, Viktor Medvedchuk has influenced policy for two tumultuous decades in Ukraine. As a peace deal he helped push through in a conflict with Russia-backed separatists threatens to unravel, the outsize role of a man critics call the “Prince of Darkness” is in the spotlight again....

    Hungary Olympic team returns home
    Aug24

    Hungary Olympic team returns home

    Viktória SerdültHungary Olympic team returns home The so-called “golden airplane” returning Hungarian champions from the Rio Olympics has landed in Budapest. Team Hungary finished the Games with a total of 15 medals–eight gold, three silver and four bronzes–finishing 12th place overall, well ahead of Slovakia, Serbia, Slovenia, Romania, Ukraine,...

    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its knees
    Aug24

    Ukraine: Moscow failed to bring Kiev to its knees

    Ukrainian president accuses Russia of vain attempts at invasion as Kiev marks 25th anniversary of independence. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Makes Show Of Force To Mark 25 Years Of Independence
    Aug24

    Ukraine Makes Show Of Force To Mark 25 Years Of Independence

    Amid rising tensions with Russia, Ukraine marked 25 years of independence with a massive military parade in Kyiv. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Andreas Kappeler: ‘Ukraine’s independence is a miracle’
    Aug24

    Andreas Kappeler: ‘Ukraine’s independence is a miracle’

    On August 24, 1991, Ukraine declared independence from the Soviet Union following the failed coup in Moscow. DW spoke with renowned historian Andreas Kappeler, who has followed Ukraine’s nation building since the 1970s. …read more Source:...

    More Alarming News from the Fronts of the New Cold War
    Aug24

    More Alarming News from the Fronts of the New Cold War

    Stephen F. CohenFinland may become yet another front, the war party may have defeated Obama on Syria policy, and dangerous desperation in Kiev. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine feels gratitude to Poland – President Poroshenko
    Aug24

    Ukraine feels gratitude to Poland – President Poroshenko

    During a celebration ceremony of Ukraine’s Independence Day at Kiev’s Maidan, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko thanked Polish President Andrzej Duda for the international support the country gave Ukraine. “Taking advantage of the presence here today of Polish President Andrzej Duda – a friend of mine and a great friend of Ukraine,...

    International Hospitality Awards 2016
    Aug24

    International Hospitality Awards 2016

    We are glad to inform that Registration for the first International Hospitality Awards 2016 is officially open. The best hotels in Eastern Europe will be honored in 25 nominations among participants from 8 countries (Ukraine, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Moldova, Romania, Bulgaria, Georgia). Assessment will be based on the opinion of the Jury Board...

    Andreas Kappeler: ‘Ukraine’s independence is a miracle’
    Aug24

    Andreas Kappeler: ‘Ukraine’s independence is a miracle’

    On August 24, 1991, Ukraine declared independence from the Soviet Union following the failed coup in Moscow. DW spoke with renowned historian Andreas Kappeler, who has followed Ukraine’s nation building since the 1970s. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    To deter refugees, Norway readies fence on ex-Cold War border
    Aug24

    To deter refugees, Norway readies fence on ex-Cold War border

    Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year, sparking an outcry from refugees’ rights groups and fears that cross- border ties with the former Cold War adversary will be harmed.The government says a new gate and a fence, about 200 meters long and 3.5 meters high...